Ghent University Academic Bibliography


Project: Social stress and social support amog informal caregivers of aidspatients.

project duration
01-JAN-97 – 31-OCT-00
Longitudinal study of the stress associated with the caregiving by informal caregivers of aidspatients. the theoretical background of this study is constituted by the social stress model and social support theory. It is investigated how and which variants of social support can help neutralize the stress created during the caring relationship.